SMPL Q&A is a blog feature in which we interview experts on all things relevant to branding, design and simplicity. In this Q&A we speak with brand strategist Chelsea Zou about what Western brands should consider when naming for the Chinese market.
As we head into 2017, what’s top of mind for leading brand experience experts? To get some perspective on this, I sat down with a handful of my colleagues at Siegel+Gale. Here we share their imperatives for the year ahead.
SMPL Q&A is a blog feature in which we interview experts on all things relevant to branding, design and simplicity. In this Q&A we speak with Jeff Lapatine, strategy director, about brand naming strategies one might take after a merger, acquisition or spin-off.
Margaret Molloy speak to the fact that, although branding questions may not initially seem urgent, constant curiosity about brand is a key to unlocking M&A business value.
In this Q&A, we speak with Billy Kingsland, group director of naming, about the intersection of brand naming and brand voice, and how they work together and separately to help define the brand.
Recently, we spoke with Gabriele Zamora, associate strategist, about how to employ “non-words” and coinages, aligning names with product categories, and why simplicity matters more than ever.
In this episode of Brand Matters, we speak to Christian Turner, global director of naming, about how naming can affect the outcome of a merger, acquisition or spin-off.
Recently, we sat down and spoke with Christian Turner, global director of naming, about the implications for brand names in the event of a merger, acquisition or spinoff.
The Middle East region is in the midst of a massive growth curve that continues to expand the presence and reach of its brands, moving quickly beyond domestic audiences to address the world at large. As part of this process—and characteristic of a still greater maturity—the tactics of naming companies, products and initiatives will inevitably change to suit a wider variety of tastes.
Dan Cohen, senior namer at Siegel+Gale, talks about the current trends in naming, how simplicity relates to the notion of naming a product, brand or service, and how a company or brand can consider purchasing naming services.
Most marketing executives and branding professionals are well acquainted with the concept of brand architecture. They may be less familiar, however, with the related concept of naming architecture. While the two approaches are similar, there are significant differences in both purpose and methodology